The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 75 89 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.66% 21.81% 23.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.80% 22.36% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 84
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £213 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 398 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.77% 97.55% 96.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 220 344
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 18
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.23 £45.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +5 22 £335 -21.17% 3
Worthing 0 16 £250 -31.03% 2
Crawley -6 12 £383 +6.25% 8
East Grinstead -1 3 £450 +12.35% 1
Chichester -2 1 £308 +2.50% 2
Horsham -5 1 - - 5
Lancing - - - -
Pulborough - - - - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 2
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 58 (44.96%) JavaScript
2 51 (39.53%) HTML
3 50 (38.76%) CSS
4 35 (27.13%) C#
5 33 (25.58%) .NET
6 29 (22.48%) jQuery
6 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
7 27 (20.93%) HTML5
8 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (17.83%) MVC
10 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
11 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
12 18 (13.95%) Ajax
13 17 (13.18%) WCF
13 17 (13.18%) CSS3
14 15 (11.63%) Java
15 14 (10.85%) PHP
15 14 (10.85%) SQL
15 14 (10.85%) SOAP
15 14 (10.85%) OO
16 13 (10.08%) XML
16 13 (10.08%) Backbone.js
16 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
16 13 (10.08%) Web Development
17 12 (9.30%) MySQL
17 12 (9.30%) GIS
17 12 (9.30%) TDD
18 11 (8.53%) Web Services
18 11 (8.53%) Tomcat
18 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.53%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.20%) Node.js
2 8 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.88%) Apache
4 5 (3.88%) WordPress
5 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.33%) IIS
6 3 (2.33%) CMS
6 3 (2.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.78%) SAS
7 1 (0.78%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.78%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) MySQL
3 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.55%) MS Access
7 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.78%) DB2
8 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.65%) Subversion
3 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.10%) NUnit
5 2 (1.55%) JIRA
5 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.78%) PVCS
6 1 (0.78%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 7 (5.43%) Marketing
2 3 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (39.53%) HTML
2 50 (38.76%) CSS
3 33 (25.58%) .NET
4 29 (22.48%) jQuery
5 27 (20.93%) HTML5
6 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
7 18 (13.95%) Ajax
8 17 (13.18%) WCF
8 17 (13.18%) CSS3
9 14 (10.85%) SOAP
10 13 (10.08%) XML
10 13 (10.08%) Backbone.js
10 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.53%) Web Services
11 11 (8.53%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (7.75%) Spring
13 9 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (6.98%) RESTful
13 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) GIS
2 6 (4.65%) User Experience
2 6 (4.65%) W3C
3 4 (3.10%) iPhone
4 3 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.10%) Solaris
3 4 (3.10%) UNIX
4 2 (1.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) MVC
3 14 (10.85%) OO
4 13 (10.08%) Web Development
5 12 (9.30%) TDD
6 9 (6.98%) Web Design
7 8 (6.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.43%) Scrum
8 7 (5.43%) iOS Development
8 7 (5.43%) Email Marketing
8 7 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.65%) CRM
10 4 (3.10%) OO PHP
11 3 (2.33%) ETL
11 3 (2.33%) Workflow
11 3 (2.33%) BDD
11 3 (2.33%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.96%) JavaScript
2 35 (27.13%) C#
3 15 (11.63%) Java
4 14 (10.85%) PHP
4 14 (10.85%) SQL
5 6 (4.65%) Objective-C
5 6 (4.65%) C
6 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.33%) PHP5
9 1 (0.78%) COBOL
9 1 (0.78%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.78%) MCSE
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.65%) Zoho
2 6 (4.65%) Informatica
2 6 (4.65%) Sage
3 4 (3.10%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle
4 3 (2.33%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.33%) hybris
5 2 (1.55%) Adobe
5 2 (1.55%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos
6 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.78%) Zend
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